Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Nottingham / Boston and Skegness on Sunday 20 May

Start date
20/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between Nottingham / Mansfield Woodhouse / Boston and Skegness

between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place in the Sleaford area, closing some lines.

Trains will run between Boston and Skegness all day between Boston and Skegness. Replacement buses will run between Boston and Grantham.

Additionally, until 14:25 buses will replace trains between Nottingham and Boston. After this time, train services will resume.

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich will not call at Grantham until after 14:25.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.